What: Call for papers for the panel “Relics, altars and other sacred things in the juridical construction of religious spaces in Ibero-America (XV-XVII centuries)” (Panel n° 21) of the Coloquio Internacional Colonial (Mis)understandings. Portugal and Europe in Global Perspective, 1450-1900
When: 17-20 July 2013
Deadline: 8 February 2013
The Centre for Overseas History (CHAM) was created in 1996 and is an inter-university research unit affiliated with the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences of the Universidade Nova de Lisboa and Universidade dos Açores. CHAM currently consists of 212 associated scholars, including 71 full-time researchers, 24 of these are post-doctoral fellows from Portugal, Brazil, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, and the United States. CHAM´s scholars work on interdisciplinary topics related to European expansion, colonialism, and comparative and global histories from antiquity to the nineteenth century. Special emphasis is placed on the history of Portuguese contact with diverse world regions since the early modern period.
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